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I am currently recruiting a Policy Manager with an online platform.

You will:

  • Work with key stakeholders internally to develop our positions in areas of increasing importance to the business;
  • Draft consultation responses and letters to government and regulators on matters relevant to our businesses;
  • Conduct policy research and briefings that put our positions to key influencers in government, regulators and Parliament;
  • Work with the public relations team to hone calls to action in press and media campaigns;
  • Conduct stakeholder mapping and horizon scanning, ensuring the business understands upcoming relevant issues;
  • Develop briefings, speeches and comments for company spokespeople on policy matters for key meetings, events, and media opportunities;
  • Produce internal updates on regulatory policy and parliamentary developments, including key publications, speeches and decisions;
  • Build contacts and network with influencers;
  • Manage the administration of the policy and regulation programme.

You will have:

  • Experience of working in a regulatory policy, policy research or public affairs role (beneficial if in at least one of energy, telecoms or financial services);
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of the policy-making process in government and within regulators;
  • Excellent drafting skills to produce persuasive documents;
  • Ability to grasp the detail of a wide range of policy issues;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • Excellent time management and prioritisation skills;
  • High political and commercial awareness;
  • Ability to adapt to change and to work in a fast-paced commercial environment;
  • Good networking skills;
  • Educated to degree level in a relevant field, such as Politics, Economics or Law.

To Apply

Please apply by way of CV to Kas Rothwell by clicking on the Apply button below. When applying please quote the reference ‘111/20/PubAffairs’.

Processes are ongoing, and appointments will be made as soon as suitable candidates are identified and interviewed. You are encouraged to get in touch ASAP.

Your application will be reviewed by Michael Page. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Apply online

  • Fill out the short form below and upload your CV.

Closing date

The closing date for applications for this post is 11:59pm on Monday 24th February 2020